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Prison punishment no longer considered to be 'proportionate or just', reform campaigners warn

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Life terms: Turkey and the UK accounted for two-thirds of prisoners serving sentences 'out of kilter' with rest of Europe

Life terms: Turkey and the UK accounted for two-thirds of prisoners serving sentences 'out of kilter' with rest of Europe

Date - 10th December 2018
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Britain has been named as having one of the highest number of criminals serving life sentences in Europe, reformers warn. Punishment, though deserved, has ceased to be “proportionate or just” in its administration, published findings by...
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